Ten-year-old Ash aspires to be the greatest Pokémon (pocket monster) trainer in the world. To do this, he enlists the help of two friends, Misty and Brock, and his own Pokémon, Pikachu. Together, they must search their world for all 150 Pokémon, while avoiding the likes of Team Rocket and their Pokémon, Meowth. Written by
Gotta catch 'em all!
Did You Know?
"Pikachu's Goodbye" was the first hour-long Pokemon special coinciding with "The Battling Evee Brothers." It was also the first to air after the four month hiatus. See more
In one episode, an Exeggcute evolves into an Exeggutor without
a Leaf Stone. This Pokémon requires the Leaf Stone to evolve - it can not evolve through experience points. See more
I thought you said, "pacing", not "passing"!
[holds up a ping-pong paddle
I said, "padding"... I mean, I said "pacing"!
First season has a "Poke Rap" segment prior to the end credits, combining the names of the (original 150) Pokemon into a rap-style song. There are 5 different segments like this total, adding up to the total 150. Home video releases featured the complete Poke Rap, combining all 5 parts. See more
Referenced in Caffeine Madness
Diamond & Pearl
(tenth theme song)
Written and Produced by John Loeffler
and David Wolfert
Performed by "Breeze" Barcynski See more